This is an 18-page ebook from the Australian Curriculum Geography series that covers:
Places are both similar and different
The main climate types of the world and the similarities and differences between the climate of different places (ACHGK017)
Regions of the world can be classified by the types of climate they experience
Australia has many different climate types in different regions
Key inquiry questions
How and why are places similar and different?
What would it be like to live in a neighbouring country?
Geographical Inquiry and skills
Develop geographical questions and investigate (ACHGS019)
Collect and record relevant geographical data and information, for example, by observing by interviewing, conducting surveys, measuring, or from sources such as map, photographs, satellite images, the media and the internet (ACHGS020)
Represent data by constructing tables and graphs (ACHGS021)
Represent the location of places and their features by constructing large-scale maps that conform to cartographic conventions including state, legend, title and north point, and describe their location using simple grid references, compass direction and distance (ACHGS022)
Interpret geographical data to identify distributions and patterns and draw conclusions(ACHGS023)
Present findings in a range of communication forms, for example, written, oral, digital, graphic, tabular, and visual, and use geographical terminology (ACHGS024)
Reflect on their learning to propose individual action in response to a contemporary geographical challenge and identify the expected effects of the proposal (ACHGS025)
Which countries have over 100 million inhabitants? What is the most widely spoken language in the world? Discover the answers to these and many more questions in Australian Curriculum Geography, which will see students navigating through continents, wading through oceans, and discovering cultures, creatures and creations from around the world.